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A Salute to ALL Veterans of the 1950's

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Sunday, April 28, 2019by kenna.kj

 The Effingham County Museum will present a special event on Sunday, April 28 from 2-4 PM. This event is a "Salute to ALL Veterans of the 1950s" (Korean Conflict Era and peacetime service) Those who attend may tour the museum from 2-3 PM; from 3-4 PM there will be a short program with introduction of veterans and attendees. Special displays from the military of the 1950s will be on the 2nd floor where the program will be held. All attendees will fill out a name tag in honor of or in memory of a veteran from the 1950s. The museum is located at the corner of Jefferson Street and 3rd Street in Effingham, Illinois in the old courthouse. If you have any questions, contact the event chair, Jane Ries, at or phone 217.821.2427. At the Effingham County Museum we believe in honoring our veterans.